Yarmouth Seaside Festival Yarmouth Seaside Festival

Note to crafters: You may set up on Friday, October 6 after 2:00pm. Space assignment will be posted on the fence at the gate.

We are no longer able to accept Artisan & Crafter applications for 2023! We are full!

While space is limited we are still accepting applications for food vendors

Yarmouth Seaside Festival Craft Fair

Two days of artisans, food vendors, music and more! Saturday and Sunday 10:00am–5:00pm

More about the Craft Fair

Directions & Parking

Tents and attendees at the festival
Road race runners

Road Race

Our 5K road race is back! Come and enjoy a morning run along beautiful Bass River. All ages are welcome.

Learn more

Yarmouth Seaside Festival Canoe & Kayak Race

Join us for our annual Canoe & Kayak Race along the beautiful Bass River.

The race will be followed by food, fun and prizes.
Learn more

Canoe and Kayak racers getting in place for start
chalk colors

Chalk Full of Fun
—Family Chalk Fest

Let your artistic talent shine at our brand new event. Join in the family fun at Bass River/Smuggler’s Beach parking lot 9:00am–12:00pm on Monday, October 9.

Supplies will be provided by our sponsor, the Mid Cape Cultural Council.

Sand Sculpture Contest
—all are welcome!

Bring your family … shovels, pails, rakes … and your imagination!

The theme this year is Sea Creatures! Dig in at Bass River/Smuggler’s Beach in South Yarmouth on Monday, October 9 from 9:00am–Noon.

Learn more

Sand sculpture competition is always strong
There are so many activities for kids at the festival!

Kids’ Activities

The festival is fun for all ages! Special shows, crafts, games and so much more are available to children and adults alike!

Rides and games, live music and kids’ entertainment, and great food. Special shows and activities.

See our event schedule page for complete details and like us on Facebook for updates as they become available.

Some highlights from past events.


Don’t miss the fun! Hope to see you Columbus Day Weekend October 7–9, 2023!!!

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Thank you Stop and Shop for your sponsorship!
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Thank you Cove at Yarmouth for your Sponsorship!
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Wondering what rides will be at the Yarmouth Seaside Festival. North American Amusement, Inc will be bringing these FUN KID rides and games!!!